BF - Support to the National Biodigester Program (WB-P156413)

  • Burkina Faso
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Voting Date
Jan 21, 2017
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  • Energy
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 6.06 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Feb 26, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Sep 27, 2016

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Project Description

The objective of the program is to promote the use of biodigesters in Burkina Faso and provide long term financing to the National Biogas Program (PNB-BF) in order to allow the emerging Biodigester sector to consolidate and become self-sufficient. Key Results In order to reach the Project Development objective, the project will focus on the following two outcomes:
Outcome 1: the project will allow PNB-BF to operate for the phase III as its operational costs are covered by carbon finance.
Outcome 2: Biodigester market is developing with the support of private investors and institutional partners.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

Name: SNV
Contact: Jan Lam
Title: Sr. Advisor Biogas, West & Central Africa

Implementing Agencies
Name: Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development
Contact: Ibrahim Lankoande
Title: FIP Coordinator

Name: Ministry of Animal and Fishery Resources
Contact: Xavier Bambara
Title: Coordinator PNB-BF

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